Cover image of this place Museo Civico Archeologico

Important Egyptian collection in Europe

Museo Civico Archeologico

Why locals love it

The Museo Civico Archeologico came about as the result of several universities collections, which merged in 1881. It is home to one of the most comprehensive Egyptian collections in Europe, a rich Etruscan collection, and extensive Greek and Roman works.



Why you should visit it

Not a lot of people is aware that Bologna hosts one of the biggest Egyptian collection in Europe. Visiting this museum is a dive into the past, with Etruscan (which will reopen in 2019) and Greek collections. Curious to see a cat mummy?

Special tip

Very limited explanations in English. Rely on the audio guide for depth information.

Museo Civico Archeologico
Via dell'Archiginnasio 2, 40124 Bologna Emilia-Romagna, Italia

Tu-Fr: 09:00-15:00

Sa-Su: 10:00-18:30

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